You've requested...

Share this with your colleagues:

Built-in Manageability and Proactive Security for Business Desktop PCs

If a new window did not open, click here to view this asset.

Download this next:

Gartner CIO briefing: The future of client computing

Users and IT administrators now ask different things of their desktop devices, and these
various needs result in a greater diversity of devices, more choice and better value. The
criteria associated with desktop devices go far beyond performance, because issues such
as cost, power consumption, form factor, useful life and expandability have varying
degrees of importance for many organisations.


The arrival of Hosted Virtual Desktops (HVDs), streaming, and the general decoupling of
software from device hardware have increased the range of options for delivering client
computing capabilities.

These are also closely related to: "Built-in Manageability and Proactive Security for Business Desktop PCs"

  • Setting Security Policies for Enterprises With Diverse Endpoints

    In the past several years, IT administrators have had to cope with an influx of devices, from traditional desktop PCs and laptops to smartphones and tablets. Products exist to help manage bring your own desktop environments, but a strategy and sound policies are at least as important.

  • A Computer Weekly buyer's guide to desktop computing 2020

    Enterprise IT no longer revolves around Windows-based desktops and the support of Windows applications. Tablets, smartphones, cloud computing and applications delivered as a service offer compelling new ways to work. In this 11-page buyer’s guide, Computer Weekly looks at how this new way of working is likely to evolve further over the next five years and how it will affect users and IT departments alike.

Find more content like what you just read:

  • The Rising Threat of Corporate Cybercrime

    This white paper takes you through different kinds of corporate cybercrime and how endpoint application protection can combat them.

    Download

  • Building a Better Network Security Strategy

    This informative resource discusses what features a network security strategy should cover in order to ensure success in today's business world.

    Download

  • Strengthen Desktop Virtualization Security by Minimizing Endpoint Attack Surfaces

    Access this white paper to explore why IT professionals are increasingly adopting desktop virtualization paired with thin client solutions to significantly reduce risks and improve protection at endpoints. Examine thin client solutions to help you select one that can best support enhanced endpoint security for your organization.

    Download

  • School District Renews Old PCs, Saves Millions

    Access this case study to learn how cloud-client computing offered an affordable and manageable way to deliver updated PC capabilities.

    Download

  • Desktop Virtualization for Wealth Management and Insurance

    This report highlights how desktop virtualization can bring benefits to the new workplace environment. Discover the advantages of deploying VDI and what factors are driving the desktop virtualization movement. Explore the role of IT in VDI and how desktop virtualization is being used in the insurance and wealth management industry.

    Download

  • Small and Midsize Business guide to Mobile Security

    In this mobile security FAQ for small to midsize businesses, hear the answers to all of your pressing questions about the mobile threat landscape and what you can do to protect your mobile workforce. Discover how vulnerable SMBs are to mobile threats, tips for evaluating your solution options, and more.

    Download

  • E-Guide: Top Reasons to Deploy Virtual Desktops Now

    This e-guide from SearchVirtualDesktop.com details the top four reasons to deploy virtual desktops, including lower desktop support costs and application security improvements. Plus, gain expert insight from Brian Madden to learn how to sell desktop virtualization to traditional desktop admins.

    Download

  • Protecting your Endpoints from Cyber-Crime

    This whitepaper highlights the need for a new layered, defense-in-depth security approach – one that fortifies the endpoint itself through a handful of security controls and critical factors to keep users and endpoints safe.

    Download

  • Critical Factors in Endpoint Security

    Endpoints are the new security perimeter, and this means rethinking your endpoint security. This white paper will help you do so.

    Download

  • Technical Guide on Malware Trends

    TechTarget’s Security Media Group presents a comprehensive guide to malware trends. Our experts help you adopt your security strategies, policies and spending to address the ever-changing and customized world of malware to keep targeted attacks, phishing scams and other malware-based attacks at bay.

    Download

  • Focus on learning, not technology

    Access this case study to find out how one school district opted for a virtualized desktop PC environment in the classrooms and take-home laptops for freshmen. Learn how implementing desktop virtualization via thin clients and a private cloud enabled them to ease IT data center management while optimizing access to learning resources.

    Download

  • Presentation Transcript: Protecting Against Malware with Web Security Gateways and Services

    Many organizations are moving malware protection to the Web and investing in Secure Web Gateways. This  transcript will help sort the different feature options and deployment challenges and help you bring efficiency to your threat management programs by centralizing Web-based security and stop managing numerous standalone Web security products.

    Download

  • How the Financial Industry can Prepare for Cybercrime

    The financial services industry needs to evolve to meet the cybercrime of today. In this white paper, learn more about what these crimes look like and how to stop them.

    Download

  • A Guide to MAM and Planning for BYOD Security in the Enterprise

    In this expert E-Guide from SearchConsumerization.com, discover the strategies and tools available that will help you manage and secure bring your own device (BYOD) and mobile apps in your enterprise.

    Download

  • What to think about when utilizing endpoint securities

    There’s a lot to consider when establishing a proper endpoint security plan for your organization. And with so many tools available today, it is easy to forget the very basics of security. View this e-guide to help you refocus on the priorities and discover how to choose, keep or upgrade your endpoint security systems.

    Download

  • Thin Clients Help University Boost Staff and Student Success

    Many of today's schools are finding themselves faced with the challenge of replacing outdated computing hardware and devices. Access this case study to find out what happened when one Canadian university decided to replace 1,600 aging desktops with Dell Wyse thin clients.

    Download

  • Secure Virtual Desktop Infrastructure for HIPAA Compliance

    This white paper explores the benefits of a virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) for healthcare facilities trying to implement mobile devices for improved secure patient data access.

    Download

  • Bring Distributed Environments Under Control with Desktop Virtualization

    This resource highlights the fact that IT departments are no longer dealing with one set of PCs all using the same operating system. It also shows how desktop virtualization can be implemented to improve efficiency and security.

    Download

  • The right way to do old-PC-to-thin-client conversions

    In this expert e-guide, discover PC to thin client conversion best practices, and how to avoid quick and easy solutions that leave behind old PCs and create problems down the road. Learn why repurposing PCs is only an interim measure, and how to design thin clients from the start with no other purpose.

    Download

  • Buyer's Guide to Antimalware

    Companies face complicated buying decisions whenit comes to buying host-based antimalware, starting with whether to purchase a protection suite, andwhat to include in that all-in-one package.

    Download

  • 3 Compelling Reasons to Consider Desktop Virtualization

    In this e-book, explore the current challenges surrounding desktop management and get an in-depth look at three reasons why you should consider a virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI).

    Download

  • Plugging into Zero Clients Powers Investment Program

    Access this white paper to discover how a VDI solution enabled improvement of the desktop environment by centralizing data to tighten security and decrease desktop management.

    Download

  • Information Security ASEAN March 2015

    Organizations are faced with the double challenge of having to secure a growing volume of endpoints, and dealing with an increasing number of security threats.

    Download

  • IT in Europe: Taking control of smartphones: Are MDMs up to the task?

    In this Special European edition of Information Security magazine, gain key insight into the increasing risks of mobile devices and the strategies and tools needed to mitigate them. View now to also explore VDI security, cybersecurity threats, IT consumerization deluge, and much more.

    Download

  • CW Buyer's Guide: Desktop virtualisation

    This eight-page buyer's guide looks at desktop virtualisation and identifies some of the options IT directors must consider when planning a virtualisation project.

    Download

  • A Comprehensive Guide to Network Security in 2014-2015

    Access this comprehensive white paper for an in-depth review of what plagued security professionals in 2014, and what will continue to challenge them in 2015.

    Download

  • Business IT guide for SMEs

    Whatever the type of business, it’s rare to find one that doesn’t have a computer at its heart. Able to manage everything from accounts to stock control and customer communications, a company computer is a critical purchase which should be chosen taking the specific needs of the  business in mind.

    Download

  • Traps Advanced Endpoint Protection: Technology Overview

    This white paper describes a security approach that provides protection before the attacks can penetrate.

    Download

  • The Demise in Effectiveness of Signature and Heuristic Based Antivirus

    Anti-virus technology is failing to protect organisations from malicious attacks. Security professionals should look at alternative strategies, the NNC group argues in this report.

    Download

  • Targeted attacks and how to defend against them

    Analysts Bob Tarzey and Louella Fernandes assess the scale and real impact of targeted attacks the measures being taken to defend against them.

    Download

  • Memory corruption attacks

    This article in our Royal Holloway Security Series argues that the lack of diversity in software and operating systems has left a large number of computers vulnerable to memory program attacks.

    Download

  • Desktop Admin for BYOD: Security Chapter

    The risk presented by BYOD should not prevent companies from taking advantage of its benefits, including flexibility and cost savings.  Inside, learn how to clearly define your BYOD security strategy and get the most out of this trend.

    Download

  • Endpoint Solutions for DaaS Facilitated Virtualized Desktops

    Access this informative white paper to find out how cloud-hosted virtual desktops – or DaaS – offer an alternative solution to achieve the benefits of desktop virtualization for any organization that finds VDI prohibitive due to cost, staffing constraints or other factors.

    Download

  • Desktops as a Service: Everything You Need to Know About DaaS & Hosted VDI Chapter 14: Client Devices and BYOD

    This Chapter of Brian Madden's e-book, Client Devices and BYOD details the various factors IT administrators must consider with respect to client and mobile devices. Explore DaaS client options as well as how to assess your mobile needs to select the "right" client device.

    Download

  • Taking Managed Security Services To The Next Level

    This white paper discusses the changing IT security landscape, how MSPs will be impacted, and what they can do for their customers in the face of these security challenges.

    Download

  • Improving Student Access to Technology in the Classroom - in a Declining Budget Environment

    Explore how four educational institutions leveraged desktop virtualization and cloud client solutions in their organizations to improve student access to technology and information. Learn from these examples to discover how your organization can similarly benefit from integrating virtualization and cloud technology into your desktop environment.

    Download

  • The real need for distributed denial-of-service protection: How to stop DDoS attacks

    This expert E-Guide discusses the immediate need for DDoS protection services and what you put at risk by not protecting your organization today. Uncover how these attacks work, the damage they can cause and best practices to stop them.

    Download

  • Global Threat Intelligence Report

    This in-depth white paper can help you discover the latest security threats and how to stop them.

    Download

  • Providing Security and Compliance for an Ever-Growing Number of Endpoints

    This white paper introduces you to an easy-to-manage, quick-to-deploy solution that supports security for a large variety and large numbers of endpoints — from servers to desktop PCs, Internet-connected laptops, smartphones and other mobile devices, as well as specialized equipment such as point-of-sale devices, ATMs and self-service kiosks.

    Download

  • 3 Questions to ask Endpoint Security Vendors

    Access this white paper now to discover how you can put your endpoint security vendor to the test by asking 3 key questions.

    Download

  • Top 5 reasons to consider deploying cloud-hosted desktops and apps

    Read on to discover the top five reasons to deploy a cloud-hosted virtual desktop and apps service to protect your organization if a natural or manmade disaster should occur.

    Download

  • Achieving HIPAA Compliance and Improving Efficiency at Upson Regional Medical Center

    This brief case study reveals the workspace management and automation software that Upson Regional Medical Center (URMC) rolled out to help adhere to HIPAA and FDA compliance regulations through improved efficiency.

    Download

  • CeedoDesktop Layering

    Inside this informative datasheet, learn about a desktop layering solution that delivers separately stored persistent user environments and pooled IT-deployed applications that converge at runtime with shared PCs, cloud PCs and stateless VDI platforms.

    Download

  • Secure by Design

    This white paper explores the growing IT security challenges in today's computing environment. Examine a solution that can dramatically reduce the effort required to protect mission-critical information while giving user's fast, simple, flexible remote access.

    Download

  • Breaking Geographical Barriers in Government with Desktop Virtualization

    This whitepaper explains how desktop virtualization can help organizations – specifically government institutions - move application processing from a physical desktop to the data center in order to fulfill the “anywhere, anytime” demands of mobile employees.

    Download

  • Quantifying the Business Value of HP TippingPoint

    This HP white paper applies the experience of real HP TippingPoint customers to quantify its savings and demonstrate pay back in the first year.

    Download

  • The Smart Disaster Recovery Strategy for Your Workforce: Cloud-Hosted Desktops

    Learn how organizations are switching to cloud-hosted desktop DR to provide an affordable, easy way to ensure workforce continuity, no matter where or when the disaster strikes.

    Download